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Bastille’s Dan, the marathon man

By Mark Savage BBC Music reporter Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDan Smith trains for the London Marathon in Zambia On Friday, Bastille revealed the title track of their third album: A foreboding, state-of-the-world pop sermon called Doom Days. “We wanted this song to be really direct in addressing our modern anxieties,” […]

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Stacey Dooley among One Show guest hosts

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Stacey Dooley and dancing partner Kevin Clifton won Strictly in 2018 The One Show has revealed Strictly star and journalist Stacey Dooley as one of several presenters co-hosting the show while Alex Jones is on maternity leave. Emma Willis and Mel Giedroyc are also lined up, along with regular guest-hosts […]

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Marina loses her Diamonds and finds herself

By Mark Savage BBC Music reporter Image copyright Zoey GrossmanImage caption Marina: “I reached a point where I feel at peace inside.” Three years ago, Marina Diamandis wrapped up her Neon Nature tour, convinced she was going to quit the music industry for good. “I just did not want to have my face on anything […]

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Riverdale fans’ emotional goodbye to Luke Perry

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Producers haven’t revealed how Luke Perry’s character will be written out Riverdale viewers have said an emotional farewell to Luke Perry after his poignant final scenes were aired, almost two months after the actor died. Writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa said Wednesday’s instalment of The CW series was the last episode Perry […]